Hurriyat backs J&K govt on move to defer school exams

Hardline Hurriyat Conference led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Saturday supported the Jammu and Kashmir government's move to postpone school examinations to March in the aftermath of the floods but demanded that decision be made permanent.

As nation fights for flood-hit Kashmir, Hurriyat nowhere to be seen

The state of Jammu and Kashmir is grappling with the worst floods in the past five/six decades. Preliminary reports place the death toll at two hundred; the actual figure may be much more. Lakhs have remained marooned over many days and thousands have been left homeless. No doubt, the tragedy is of mammoth proportions.

Syed Ali Shah Geelani expresses grief over deaths due to ceasefire violations

Expressing grief over the loss of lives in ceasefire violations along the international border, Syed Ali Shah Geelani today said small skirmishes can lead to a war between India and Pakistan in which no country will be a winner.

Kashmiri separatists meeting Pakistani leaders is an `old tradition`: Vaidik

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev`s close aide Ved Pratap Vaidik who was recently in headlines after meeting with the 26/11 mastermind and Lashkar-e-Toiba chief Hafiz Saeed, said on Wednesday that Kashmiri separatists meeting Pakistani leaders is an `old tradition`.

Geelani meets Pakistani High Commissioner, says India`s decision to cancel talks `childish`

A day after India cancelled Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Tuesday met Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit amid protests.

Bilateral talks cannot resolve Kashmir issue: Separatist leader

Senior separatist leader Shabir Ahmad Shah on Monday welcomed the upcoming Indo-Pakistan Foreign Secretary level talks but maintained that bilateral dialogue between the two countries would not resolve the Kashmir issue as people of the state were principle party to the dispute.

Centre using NIA to frame Kashmiris in false cases: Geelani

Hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Saturday alleged that the Centre was using National Investigating Agency (NIA) to frame Kashmiri people in false cases.

Kounsarnag yatra row: Prohibitory orders in parts of Srinagar

Prohibitory orders were on Saturday imposed in parts Srinagar in the wake of a strike call by hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani over the issue of Kounsarnag yatra in South Kashmir.

Hurriyat strike disrupts normal life in Kashmir Valley

Normal life was disrupted in Kashmir Valley Thursday due to a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani to protest killings in Gaza and to mourn the death of seven persons in an accident involving an army vehicle.

Separatists groups call for strike during Narendra Modi`s visit in J&K

Separatists groups, including all the three factions of Hurriyat Conference on Tuesday called for a general strike on Friday to protest against the visit of Prime Minister Narendera Modi to Jammu and Kashmir.

Not against return of Pandits; will oppose separate cities: Geelani

With the Centre working on a rehabilitation package for Kashmiri Pandits, hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani said that Muslims were not against their return to the valley, however, he strongly opposed any plan to create `safe zones` for them.

Geelani opposes separate zones for KPs

Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani today threatened agitation if the Centre carved out separate zones for Kashmiri migrant pandits in the valley and rehabilitate the Pakistani refugees in Jammu and Kashmir.

Geelani for fair probe into allegations of sexual harassment

Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Sunday expressed concern over rising incidents of crime against women and demanded an impartial probe into allegations of sexual harassment.

Nothing to fear about BJP govt: Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday said there is nothing to fear about the BJP government at the Centre as there is not an iota of difference in the policies pursued by the current dispensation and the preceding regime.

Modi denies sending any emissary to Hurriyat`s Geelani

Narendra Modi Tuesday denied sending any emissary to meet Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and said he was surprised over media reports in this regard.

Nagma gives `Bharat Ratna` to Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Cine star-turned-Congress hopeful from Meerut, Nagma, put herself in a spot after she confused late shehnai maestro Bismillah Khan with Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani, saying the J&K separatist leader is a `Bharat Ratna`.

Strike disrupts normal life in Kashmir

Normal life in Kashmir Valley was disrupted today due to a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani against detention of separatist leaders and youth campaigning for a boycott of Lok Sabha elections.

Case against Geelani for election boycott call

A case has been registered against hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani under the Unlawful Activities (prevention) Act for allegedly calling for a boycott of elections.

Emissary row: Saraf says he did not carry any message from BJP

Sanjay Saraf, who belong to a party which is part of the NDA, on Sunday confirmed that he had met Syed Ali Shah Geelani but dismissed reports that he had carried any message from Narendra Modi to the hardline Hurriyat leader.

Mirwaiz blasts Geelani, says `I don`t support Narendra Modi or BJP`

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq clarified that his earlier statements in support of the NDA government over Kashmir did not mean that he was supporting either the BJP or its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

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